The boat: Akademik Treshnikov

Akademik Treshnikov, a scientific research icebreaker:

Flag: Russia

Construction: 2012

Gross Tonnage: 12,711 GT

Dimensions: length overall 134 m; breadth extreme 23m

Capacity: 80 passengers + 60 crew members

Endurance: 45 days

Objectives: research and development projects, studying natural processes and phenomena in the ocean; delivering consignments and rotating the personnel of Antarctic stations; removing trash and waste from the Antarctic

Specifications: icebreaker, dry cargo ship, passenger liner, scientific research station, two heliports

Facilities: laboratories able to process results of oceanographic researches, atmospheric soundings and other scientific experiments

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The Akademik Treshnikov. (c)AARI
The Akademik Treshnikov. (c)AARI